ILA News

ILA Wage Scale Meetings Called For June 5-7, 2018 In Delray Beach, Florida

NORTH BERGEN, NJ – (April 17, 2018) The International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO will hold full Master Contract Wage Scale Committee Meetings, beginning on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 and continuing through Thursday, June 7 at Delray Beach Marriott Hotel, 10 North Ocean Boulevard, Delray Beach, Florida. The June negotiations between the ILA and representatives of United …

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ILA and USMX Report Significant Progress on Six‐Year Extension Agreement, Following Two Days of Intensive Bargaining

NEWARK, NJ – (March 23, 2018) The International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL‐CIO (ILA) and United States Maritime Alliance (USMX) announced that they have made significant progress on terms for a Six‐Year Master Contract, following two days of intensive meetings. Some 50 negotiators from the two sides worked on Master Contract items with the goal of being …

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Dennis A. Daggett Reelected President of ILA Local 1804-1; Five Other Officers Reelected To Posts At Maintenance Local

NORTH BERGEN NJ – Dennis A. Daggett was unanimously reelected president of ILA Local 1804-1 on Tuesday evening, March 5, 2018 at the local’s meeting at their headquarters in North Bergen, New Jersey. All six top officers of Local 1804-1 were reelected to their respective positions. International ILA President Harold J. Daggett was reelected President …

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ILA’s Josh Hertzberg Is Sworn In As Mayor of Sparta, New Jersey

NORTH BERGEN, NJ – (January 24, 2018) Josh Hertzberg, Director of Business Operations for the International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO and a member of ILA Local 1804-1, now wears an additional hat: Mayor of Sparta, New Jersey. Earlier this month, Hertzberg was unanimously voted in by members of the Sparta Township Council to serve as Mayor …

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Signs Bill To Eliminate Waterfront Commission

NORTH BERGEN, NJ (Monday, January 15, 2018) – Governor Chris Christie today signed legislation that, in New Jersey, abolishes the Waterfront Commission of New York Harbor. Members of the New Jersey Senate and Assembly are lobbying their New York counterparts to do the same. Gov. Christie signed the near unanimous measure on his final day …

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